Definition of denuclearize
: to remove nuclear arms from : prohibit the use of nuclear arms in
denuclearizationplay \(ˌ)dē-ˌn(y)ü-klē-ə-rə-ˈzā-shən, ÷-kyə-lə-rə-\ noun
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A military strike by the United States could prove catastrophic, and a diplomatic solution also seems unlikely given the Trump administration's contention that the country must denuclearize before any talks.
Moon has advocated for engagement with North Korea to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula.
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